Scores

Final

Oral Roberts 55

(2-2, 1-2 away)

Saint Louis 72

(4-0, 2-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 21, 2013

Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis, Missouri

1 2 T
ORU 31 2455
SLU 28 4472

Top Performers

Oral Roberts: S. Glover 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

Saint Louis: J. Jett 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl, 2 Blk

Oral Roberts falls to Saint Louis, 72-55

Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Jordair Jett scored 15 points Thursday night and Saint Louis defeated Oral Roberts 72-55 in the first round of the Cancun Challenge to remain unbeaten.

Saint Louis scored 17 points off 18 Oral Roberts (2-2) turnovers while giving up only six themselves. Mike McCall Jr. and Dwayne Evans each scored 11 points for the Billikens.

After trailing 31-28 at halftime, Saint Louis (4-0) got the hot hand, hitting 53 percent from the field in the second half and outscoring the Golden Eagles 44-24.

With the score tied at 44 and 11 minutes remaining, the Billikens ran away with the game, outscoring Oral Roberts 28-11 and capping the run with a 3-pointer by Mike Crawford just before the buzzer.

Shawn Glover led the Golden Eagles with 18 points while their leading scorer, Obi Emegano -averaging 26.3 points per game- was held to just six points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ORU
SLU
Points 55 72
FG Made-Attempted 22-53 (.415) 27-65 (.415)
3P Made-Attempted 2-11 (.182) 4-14 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 14-17 (.824)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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